Here is an easy knitting pattern that is perfect for a man's scarf (or a woman's too). ~ Key: | = Knit; –– = Purl. ~~ Cast on a multiple of 16 stitches. Knit according to the diagram. Start at the bottom right corner. When knitting the wrong side of the scarf just follow the pattern of the previous row. Repeat every 15 rows. It's just that simple!
simple knitting-silver grey cowl:Cast on 28 stitches with TWO strands of medium weight (4) yarn. Row 1-2: K4, *k2, p2, repeat from * until last 4 stitches, K4 Row 3-4: K4, *p2, k2, repeat from * until last 4 stitches, K4 (i think this is called “double seed stitch”)